The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Testing
South East / Hampshire
Rank 105 110 112
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 4 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.23% 0.76% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.94% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 7
Median daily rate £475 £363 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% +31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £433 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +152.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £60.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-45.83% +100.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1335 1496 1561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.26% 81.53% 78.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 858 944 860
Median daily rate £425 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 76 71
Median hourly rate £36.50 £47.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.15% +46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.55 £11.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £60.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Testing across the Hampshire region.

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Performance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Performance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing across the Hampshire region.

Performance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Performance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +2 1 - - 1
Fareham -11 1 £475 - 1
Farnborough - 1 £375 - 1
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) JMeter
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) TestDirector
2 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (28.57%) Smart Meter
2 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) JMeter
2 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
2 2 (28.57%) TestDirector
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
3 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Test Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Test Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) Java EE
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) IBM